Keynote Speaker

Dr. Jessica Fish

Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Science at the University of Maryland School of Public Health

Capnote/Closing Remarks

Jennifer Sirangelo

President & CEO National 4-H Council

Monica Rainge

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

Event Speakers

Dr. Alex Chan

Mental and Behavioral Health Specialist for University of Maryland Extension Family & Consumer Sciences (FCS) Program

Alison White

Extension Regional Specialist, 4-H Youth Development

Becky Harrington

Director of Operations and Systems for the University of Minnesota Extension Center for Youth Development

Dr. Elizabeth Aparicio

Assistant Professor, Behavioral and Community Health

Dr. Jeff Howard

Assistant Director - University of Maryland Extension

Jessica Russo

Extension Professor with the University of Minnesota Extension Center for Youth Development

Joe Rand

Associate Extension Professor at the University of Minnesota

Liliana Vega

4-H Youth Development Advisor with the University of California

Lu Ferrell

Assistant Director of the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs and Coordinator of LGBTQA+ Initiatives

Marisol DeLeon

Extension Support Specialist, Act for Youth Trainer at Cornell University Cooperative Extension

Mayyadah Zagelow

Equity (Youth in Action Winner)

Melissa Schroeder

Youth and Family Issue Leader and Team Member, NYS 4-H Program

Dr. Nia Fields

Maryland 4-H Program Leader

Sue Campbell

LGBTQ+ Adocate with 25 Years of Experience